NBA 2K14′s Next-Gen Trailer Will Blow Your Mind

Posted on October 26, 2013 by kennynorton No Comments
NBA 2K14

(Photo via: @TroyTaylor5) Without a doubt the best looking sports video game of all time. The blur between what is a real life basketball game on the court vs. a digital one is becoming smaller and smaller. The attention to detail is incredible, kudos to 2K and I will be picking this up on launch […]

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Will I Need to Pay to Play Online Multiplayer for the PlayStation 4?

Posted on October 26, 2013 by kennynorton 1 Comment
"The new share button on the PS4 controller"

November 2013 is a huge month for gaming fans as we await the release of both Microsoft’s Xbox One (November 22) and Sony’s Playstation 4 (November 15). It is widely known that Microsoft charges for their online play: Xbox Live is currently available only for the Xbox 360 – and Microsoft are planning to continue […]

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LeBron James is an NBA Champion & eyes Twitter Retweet Championship

Posted on June 23, 2012 by kennynorton No Comments
LeBron James, Championship

So as you may know, I am a gigantic LeBron James fan, and was very pleased to see him put the haters to rest by winning an NBA title. He is the most polarized player in all of sports, there may be no other athlete or celebrity in the world that is scrutinized to the […]

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The Miami Heat win theScore’s 2011/2012 NBA Social Playoffs – LeBron James Picks up First Championship (Infographic)

Posted on May 30, 2012 by kennynorton No Comments

I had the pleasure of working on a super fun infographic project at theScore – entitled the “NBA Social Playoffs”. The general idea behind the infographic is simulating the NBA Playoffs based on social media communities. Each round was decided by different social media requirements: First round: Total Facebook Likes on the team’s Facebook Fan […]

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ESPN Uses a Lin-Sane Headline And How They Addressed a PR Nightmare

Posted on February 20, 2012 by kennynorton 2 Comments

      Linsanity By now, it is likely you have heard of “Linsanity”. If you haven’t, Linsanity is the nickname that has been properly given to the young point guard for the New York Knicks – Jeremy Lin. Jeremy Lin is the first Chinese American basketball player to ever play in the NBA and […]

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AppsonAppsonAppsonApps – 5 Must Have iPhone apps for 2012

Posted on January 2, 2012 by kennynorton 2 Comments

Alright, so you just got a brand new iPhone. There are hundreds of thousands of apps in the app store, and it can be baffling to find truly useful apps that will be worth downloading. This is my list of 5 apps that I highly recommend and use every single day. Tweetbot – Download | […]

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Starbucks is Crushing it in the Mobile Space

Posted on November 9, 2011 by kennynorton No Comments

This morning I awoke with the great news that Starbucks Canada was going to begin to offer support for mobile payments in Canada. After Starbucks launched their “Gold Star” loyalty campaign a few weeks back in Mid-October, I’ve been waiting for an option like this, instead of having to use a clunky (unavoidable now a […]

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Win tickets to The Faceoff: Milos Raonic vs. Pete Sampras at the Air Canada Centre

Posted on October 31, 2011 by kennynorton 11 Comments

Hey everyone, I have been slacking lately with my posts as of late, but I have some exciting news! I’ll be honest, I’m  not a hardcore tennis fan, but I think you would have to be hiding under a rock in Toronto and have NOT heard of Milos Raonic ( @milosraonic ) Milos is the […]

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5 Bands That Prove Rock n’ Roll is Alive And Well

Posted on August 30, 2011 by kennynorton 1 Comment
the trews

I’ve come across a lot of recent conversations on Twitter, and amongst friends that rock n roll is dead. And that the current breed of music has been far out classed by previous generations several times over. Now, from an overall perspective that could be true. But the purpose of this post is to provide […]

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The Secret to Fitting in at any Internship or New Workplace

Posted on July 27, 2011 by kennynorton 3 Comments

Ok, maybe this title is a little too polar, I can’t guarantee you are going to fit in. But from my times in many internships and working at a variety of new businesses, it’s one of the best tricks I’ve picked up and its almost flawless in terms of fitting in with a new crowd […]

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